Development Manager, Stonyhurst College

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StonyhurstStonyhurst College
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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £35,000
Contract term: Permanent

We are delighted to announce the opportunity to join our Development Team at Stonyhurst.  The Development Manager will play a key role in supporting the fundraising and alumni relations within the Development Office.

The Development Office works to grow and nurture relationships with its former pupils, staff, parents and friends. Along with the Governors and Headmasters the Development Office concentrates on a range of strategies to increase philanthropic support which provides short, medium and long term funding for the development of the campus along with the provision of Bursaries, Legacies and many other projects.

About you:

To be the ideal person for this role you will be a strong communicator and have the ability to develop relationships with a wide range of people.

You will be highly confident, professional and sociable with the ability to spot a potential opportunity and develop it into a reality. You will be able to take the initiative, be forward-thinking and highly organized in your approach to work.

Confidentiality is key as is your ability to provide support to the Director of Development and to manage your own projects too.

This is a busy and varied role and you will be required to work outside of normal office working hours to attend events and meetings. Previous experience in a similar role is essential.

About us:

Stonyhurst College has a distinguished history as one of Britain’s leading Catholic boarding schools. We are a co-educational Boarding School providing an exceptional education in the Jesuit Tradition and preparing students for successful and fulfilling lives.

Located in the picturesque Ribble Valley, in a setting steeped in history.

Stonyhurst offers a wonderful environment in which to work and an attractive remuneration package will be offered to the successful candidate and includes; meals on duty, pension scheme, cycle to work scheme, free swimming and discounted gym membership, free parking and more.

This is a full time role working 37.5 hours per week, Monday – Friday with weekend and evening attendance at events as required.

Closing date for receipt of applications is Tuesday 20th November 2018

Interviews will be held as soon as is practicable thereafter.

Stonyhurst is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

The successful candidate will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check.

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